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Stunning 3 Bedroom Apartment In The Heart Of The Lauterbrunnen Valley

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 7

Beautiful 3 bedroom, family friendly apartment in the heart of the Lauterbrunnen Valley. A 10 minute walk from the village centre, Chalet Black comfortably sleeps 7 adults and provides the perfect base for skiing in Winter and hiking in Summer.

The apartment is in the last chalet of the village so has uninterrupted views down the valley from the generous balcony. In Winter, the free bus service runs from the end of the road and gives easy access to either Stechelberg (for the Mürren/Schilthorn ski region) and Lauterbrunnen (for the Kleine Scheidegg/Jungfrau ski region). There is also a cross-country skiing (Langlauf) track that running along the Luterbach river at the side of the apartment.

In Summer, the hiking possibilities are endless along well marked 'Wanderwege' or if that all sounds too strenuous, feel free to while away long lazy afternoons on the sunny balcony.

The apartment has been furnished to a very high standard with quality Swiss beds, stainless steel appliances, Nespresso machine, flat screen TV (with cable), DVD/VCR player, Apple TV and iPod docks. Included in the rental price is unlimited wireless broadband internet and use of the secure garage.

More Details

Owner
Diane Black
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, German
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
4 July, 2017

About Diane Black

I grew up in England but have spent most of my adult life in Australia.

My family and I moved to Switzerland in 2009 for work and quickly fell in love with the Lauterbrunnen Valley following our first trip to the Schilthorn. Soon after, we were very fortunate to find this beautiful apartment.

Whether in summer or winter, as soon as I walk through the front door I feel relaxed. I hope you will love this area and our apartment as much as I do.

Diane Black purchased this apartment in 2011

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you, we had a absolutely wonderful time at Chalet Black! ... Thank you very much for everything, your flexibility, friendliness, generosity and professionalism. You were brilliant!



Look forward to coming back again
May 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Lauterbrunnen in Interlaken District

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Basic Soaps
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Sofa bed in lounge room available for use on request; cot available on request and can be situated in master bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • MP3 Dock
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • caving
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(29 traveller reviews)

Stunning 3 Bedroom Apartment In The Heart Of The Lauterbrunnen Valley
average rating of 4.8965516 based on 31 reviews
5

The best view in Lauterbrunnen!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is just wonderful. The rooms are all spacious. Kitchen is very well appointed. Lots of nice additions, such as a wonderful book collection, dvd's etc. And the views - simply the best view in all of Lauterbrunnen. There are numerous other apartments in chalets in this community, but none have the front row seat of the alps, that this apartment has! The view is simply stunning. The apartment is within walking distance of the town of Lauterbrunnen, which is great, so you don't have to drive and fuss with parking. Such a great base to see the whole region. Most importantly, Diane Black is a wonderful host who took such great care of us. Highly recommend this apartment for anyone considering staying in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Atlanta, Ga
5

Amazing Stay at Chalet Black

  • 5 of 5

The pictures don't fully do this lovely place justice! It is truly a beautiful and peaceful place. First, the chalet is very well equipped and is in GREAT condition! For example, Diane even has 3 coffee makers to suit everyone's taste. Even though there were only 2 of us, there is plenty of room for 6+. But the best part is the location and the view! To wake up every morning and look into the valley and the snow-covered peaks of the alps is glorious. Outside of your balcony are sheep and cows wearing cowbells. The chalet is within walking distance of the train station (and shopping and restaurants) in Lauterbrunnen which can take you to the great places to visit... Schilthorn, Jungfraujoch, Grindlewald, etc. In the front of the chalet is a terrific walk into the valley to view dozens of waterfalls. Very convenient also is the Jungfrau Camping area which has a very good restaurant which is very reasonably priced. And if you need last minute grocery items, there's a small grocery store there, too. All in all, this is a wonderful rental... great beauty, good value and a beautiful, relaxing stay.

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at my apartment.
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5

Amazing Chalet, all the convenience of home with stunning views!!

  • 5 of 5

We spent four nights in November at the Chalet Black. Staying here in Lauterbrunnen was definitely the highlight of our trip. The place was like new very clean, all the conveniences of home. The views of the valley and the mountains were amazing. We will always remember our stay there. Thank you so much!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location and immaculate!!

  • 5 of 5

Our experience at Chalet Black couldn't have been better. We wanted to stay in a spot that was convenient to hiking the Jungfrau region. This was it!! Everyday we took trains, gondolas, cable cars, and/or funiculars to various levels above us in the Alps, and went on breathtaking hikes in the areas all around us. Every evening we came back to the welcoming Chalet Black and sat on the balcony sipping wine and gazing up the valley to the Alps. The kitchen was very well-equipped and we even used the provided fondue pot to make our own Swiss cheese fondue one night outside. We couldn't have had a better chalet or location!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best place in Switzerland

  • 5 of 5

This is our fourth time staying at the condo in Lauterbrunnen and we always love the place. Just to wake up and look out the window at the beautiful view of the valley and the mountains, is a total treat. We love having a place to fix breakfast and eat in our pajamas and feel at home. The new grill is great to be able to have brats and burgers, or throw a steak on in the summer. I have to mention that the washer and dryer are my favorite things. You don't have to pack tons of clothing with the option to toss a batch in and have fresh things in just a few minutes. We never miss the potato salad and brats on Sunday at the end of the valley by the gondola. The condo is always clean and neat and feels at home. PS The best food is at the Outlander Hotel, we already miss it.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. It is always a pleasure to welcome you back.
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Colleyville, Texas
5

Highly recommend this little piece of paradise

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful apartment in a beautiful setting. Two full baths were extremely helpful for my family of six (five women). The chalet was clean, almost new-looking and very comfortable. The bedrooms, kitchen, dining area, living room, deck and parking were very nice, and the views were absolutely fantastic. The chalet had everything we needed -- except a good old American coffee maker -- but we enjoyed the Nespresso! Chalet Black was a great choice for us, as it is walking distance from Lauterbrunnen and the Schilthorn gondola for peaceful hikes (or the bus stop less than 50 yards from the door), with a restaurant and great little grocery store just a stone's throw from the front door. Lauterbrunnen is a beautiful little town in the valley above Interlaken with some of the best scenery in the world, in our opinion. It was a great choice for us after considering apartments in Murren and Wengen, as it was more convenient to drive and park there rather than having taking a train or lift to the mountain towns. The waterfalls (70+) were captivating. Restaurants in town were very good (recommend the Oberland and Staubbach). Schilthorn is a can't-miss day trip to the 007 mountain-top 360-degree restaurant (ask about the discount when purchasing gondola tickets) and hike from Murren to Gimmelwald. We thoroughly enjoyed the few days we spent there and hope to return. We'll definitely check with Diane for Chalet Black when we do. She is a most wonderful and accommodating host!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I have just bought an 'American style' coffee maker so that will be available should you visit us again.
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Location

Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Lauterbrunnen, Bernese Oberland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer
24 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,375
for 7 nights
£1,375
 
 
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£880
for 4 nights
From
£220
£1,100
£3,850
 
 
Autumn
7 Oct 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£640
for 4 nights
From
£160
£700
 
 
Pre-Xmas
25 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£800
for 4 nights
From
£200
£880
 
 
Xmas
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,375
for 7 nights
£1,375
 
 
Ski
6 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£960
for 4 nights
From
£240
£1,250
 
 
Peak Ski
3 Feb 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,375
for 7 nights
£1,375
 
 
Ski
3 Mar 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£960
for 4 nights
From
£240
£1,250
 
 
Easter
24 Mar 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,375
for 7 nights
£1,375
 
 
Spring
7 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£880
for 4 nights
From
£220
£1,100
£3,850
 
 
Early Summer
26 May 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,275
for 7 nights
£1,275
 
 
Summer
23 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,375
for 7 nights
£1,375
 
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 5 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£880
for 4 nights
From
£220
£1,100
£3,850
 
 
Autumn
6 Oct 2018 - 23 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£640
for 4 nights
From
£160
£700
 
 
Pre-Xmas
24 Nov 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£800
for 4 nights
From
£200
£880
 
 
Xmas
15 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,375
for 7 nights
£1,375
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£640
for 4 nights
From
£160
£850
£3,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

• Rates based on 6 people. A 7th person, sleeping on the sofa bed, will be charged at £80 per week or part thereof.

• Rates include cleaning, heating, electricity, bed linen, towels, private garage, ski storage, local taxes and some taxed rubbish bags, ie. no hidden extras.

• Wireless internet is available and included in the price.

• A holding deposit of £200 per week is required to secure your booking and will be held as a security deposit until after your stay. It will be returned within 2 weeks after the holiday, subject to the apartment being left in good condition and you leaving on time. This deposit is non-refundable in the event of cancellation unless a replacement tenant is found. Final payment of rental cost is due 4 weeks prior to your stay. Prices shown are net of bank transfer fees.

• Normal changeover day is Saturday. However, please contact us as there may be some flexibility.

• Payment in Swiss Francs or Australian Dollars can be arranged, based on current exchange rates.

• The apartment is STRICTLY non-smoking, including on the balcony.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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